Statue of Artemisia

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 29 May 2016
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Marble statue of a woman from Mausoleum at Halicarnassus, also known as the Tomb of Mausolus. Identified as Artemisia, wife of Maussollos. From Mausoleum, the main sculptural deposit, north of the north wall of the Peribolus. Classical Greek Period, circa 350 BCE. (The British Museum, London)

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2016, May 29). Statue of Artemisia. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/5085/statue-of-artemisia/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Statue of Artemisia." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 29, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/5085/statue-of-artemisia/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Statue of Artemisia." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 29 May 2016. Web. 21 Sep 2021.